Advertisement

Topics

ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Company Profile

07:29 EDT 25th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tenn., St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatments not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fundraising organization. For more information, please visit www.stjude.org.


News Articles [4247 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital signs agreement to commercialize RSV vaccine

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) The agreement gives Serum Institute of India exclusive rights to complete development of a St. Jude vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus for use in South...

Allergies? Exhausted regulatory T cells may play a role

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) Research led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital highlights the importance of immune cell metabolism for maintaining a balanced immune response.

Researchers chart pathway to 'rejuvenating' immune cells to fight cancers and infections

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital discovery of the mechanism of T cell exhaustion will lead to treatments to enhance immunotherapies against cancers and suc...

Discovery points to drugs that would 'short-circuit' deadly leukemia

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have found that cells of a deadly acute myeloid leukemia can be killed by blocking production of a molecular 'b...

Antibiotic identified that reduces infection risk in young leukemia patients

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators report preventive antibiotic therapy, particularly with levofloxacin, reduced the odds of infections in at-r...

Goo Goo Dolls select St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® as Charity of Choice

MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goo Goo Dolls, the Buffalo-based rock band that has sold millions of albums for more than 20 years, named St. Jude Children's Research Hos...

Improved risk recognition expected to enhance fertility preservation for cancer patients

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has advanced understanding of risk factors for premature ovarian insufficiency, which should aid identification of cancer ...

ALSAC/St. Jude President and CEO Richard Shadyac Jr. receives prestigious 2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor for embracing American ideals of patriotism, tolerance, brotherhood and diversity

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Richard C. Shadyac, Jr., President and CEO of ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude ...

PubMed Articles [7947 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Availability of Definitive Hospital Care for Children.

Timely and efficient access to hospital care is essential for the health and well-being of children. As insurance networks, accountable care organizations, and alternative payment methods evolve, thes...

Mobilization patterns of children on a hematology/oncology inpatient ward.

Children being treated for cancer are admitted to the hospital for treatment of their disease or complications of therapy. Periods of bed rest during hospitalization can cause impairments detrimental ...

Risk of malnutrition of hospitalized children in a university public hospital.

The study aimed to demonstrate that the duration of hospitalization has a significant effect on the nutritional status of children treated in a university hospital.

Strategies to support transitions from hospital to home for children with medical complexity: A scoping review.

Children with medical complexity constitute a small but resource-intensive subgroup of children with special health care needs. Their medical fragility and resource-intensive needs put them at greater...

Facilitation of Child Health Research in hospital settings; the views of nurses.

Child health research in clinical practice is increasing throughout the UK. Nurses and midwives facilitate access to patients, enact research study protocols and have a critical role in parental decis...

Clinical Trials [7499 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Determination of a Safe Dose of Optison in Pediatric Patients With Solid Tumors

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is studying ways to make ultrasound images clearer - to be able to see blood vessels, body structures, and tumors better. Ultrasound uses sound waves ...

Establishment of a Lifetime of Cohort of Adults Surviving Childhood Cancer

Childhood cancer predisposes to health risks that may not become apparent until many years after completion of therapy. The SJLIFE protocol is designed to establish a lifetime cohort of ch...

The Brigance Assessment Of Individual Neurodevelopment In Young Children With Sickle Cell Disease- 2

A preliminary study was conducted involving 88 three-year-old children with sickle cell disease (SCD) who were followed at the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Sickle Cell Center.(1)T...

International Pediatric Adrenocortical Tumor Registry

This study aims to collect demographic and medical information including detailed family history of cancer of children and adolescents with adrenocortical tumors in order to learn more abo...

Next Generation Sequencing of Tumor and Normal Tissues Prospectively in Pediatric Oncology Patients at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

The development of next generation sequencing (NGS) techniques, including whole genome (WGS), exome (WES) and RNA sequencing has revolutionized the ability of investigators to query the mo...

Companies [2700 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and ...

ALSAC/St. Jude Chidren's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and ...

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. J...

ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

WHO:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (www.stjude.org ), in Memphis, Tenn., was founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas. The hospital is an internationally recognized biomedical research center ...

More Information about "ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital" on BioPortfolio

We have published hundreds of ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Drugs and Medications on this site too.

Quick Search
Advertisement
 

Relevant Topics

Pediatrics
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...

Cancer
  Bladder Cancer Brain Cancer Breast Cancer Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Head & Neck Cancers Hodgkin Lymphoma Leukemia Lung Cancer Melanoma Myeloma Ovarian Cancer Pancreatic Cancer ...

Cancer Disease
Cancer is not just one disease but many diseases. There are more than 100 different types of cancer. Most cancers are named for the organ or type of cell in which they start - for example, cancer that begins in the colon is called colon cancer; cancer th...


Corporate Database Quicklinks



Searches Linking to this Company Record